Dorothy A. Minch, 90, passed away peacefully at her residence in Gilbert, AZ on September 11, 2022. Dorothy was born and raised in Minatare, NE. She married Elmer Minch in 1952 and then moved to Scottsbluff, NE where they started their family. They then moved to Arizona in 1964 and raised two boy’s Jim, Gary and a daughter Debbie and spent the rest of their sixty one wonderful married years together. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Elmer, daughter Debbie, parents Gus and Cara Struxness, Brother Bob Struxness, sister Sibyl Meher, and brother-in-law Harry Meher.
Dorothy was very giving of her time and felt passionate about volunteer work for The Child Crisis Center and A New Leaf / La Mesita. Dorothy and Elmer spent many years traveling abroad where they met and became life-long friends with many along the way. Every Saturday night was spent going out to dinner, playing cards and dominos with friends. They were blessed with many wonderful friendships.
Dorothy had a love for animals. She had numerous dogs and two turtles.
Dorothy was deeply loved and will be truly missed by her sons, daughters-in-law, eight grandkids, twelve great grandkids and two great-great grandbabies.
A Memorial date is to be determined. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Saint Mark’s Food Pantry, A New Leaf, or La Mesita.